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Should I remove QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,949
Reach 0.0065%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 218.50 days
1054.68 days >
Average installed length: 554.15 days


VersionDistribution 81.25% 18.75%

Typically installed together

QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012


QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012 is a program developed by Haufe-Lexware GmbH & Co.KG. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The software installer includes 27 files and is usually about 597.8 KB (612,143 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 94% of users of QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.haufe.de
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Haufe\iDesk\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{C61B2B59-75D2-4203-B589-E0102C3A6F32}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 597.8 KB

Program filesFiles installed by QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012

  • dbmerge.exe
  • hkfurlserver.dll - Haufe iDesk Service (COM-Server für das haufereader://-Protokoll)
  • hrservice.exe - Python-Wrapper
  • ideskpython.exe - Haufe iDesk (Python for iDesk)
  • ideskpythonw.exe
  • ideskservice.exe
  • java.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 U15 (Java(TM) 2 Platform Standard Edition binary)
  • javacpl.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Control Panel
  • javaw.exe
  • javaws.exe - Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
  • jucheck.exe - Java(TM) Update Checker
  • jusched.exe
  • keytool.exe
  • kinit.exe
  • klist.exe
  • ktab.exe
  • msvcp71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcr71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® C Runtime Library
  • orbd.exe
  • pack200.exe
  • policytool.exe
  • rmid.exe
  • rmiregistry.exe
  • servertool.exe
  • tnameserv.exe
  • w9xpopen.exe
  • win32popenWin9x.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • jusched.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SunJavaUpdateSched' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_15\bin\jusched.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • javaw.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_15\bin\javaw.exe'.

How do I remove QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012?

You can uninstall QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove QuickSteuer Wissens-Center 2012.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.13%
Windows Vista 7.81%
Windows XP 7.81%
Windows 10 6.25%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 67.19%
Windows 7 Professional 8.59%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.81%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.81%
Windows 10 Home 3.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.34%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.94% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 93.94%
  United States 5.30%
  France 0.76%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 32.86%
Acer 28.57%
Dell 11.43%
Hewlett-Packard 8.57%
Intel 4.29%
American Megatrends 4.29%
Lenovo 2.86%
Samsung 2.86%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.78%
MEDIONPC MS-7646 2.78%
Dell Studio XPS 8100 1.85%
MEDION P6624 1.85%
Acer Aspire 5742G 1.85%

About Haufe-Lexware GmbH & Co.KG

Haufe is a publishing house where the activities of the mob group is coordinated.
Publisher URL: www.haufe-lexware.com


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